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Debian: DSA-2719-1: poppler security update

Date 10 Jul 2013
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Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in the poppler PDF rendering library. CVE-2013-1788
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Debian Security Advisory DSA-2719-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
https://www.debian.org/security/                           Michael Gilbert
July 10, 2013                          https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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Package        : poppler
Vulnerability  : several vulnerabilities
Problem type   : local (remote)
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2013-1788 CVE-2013-1790
Debian Bug     : 702071

Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in the poppler PDF rendering
library.

CVE-2013-1788

    Multiple invalid memory access issues, which could potentially lead
    to arbitrary code execution if the user were tricked into opening a
    malformed PDF document.

CVE-2013-1790

    An uninitialized memory issue, which could potentially lead to
    arbitrary code execution if the user were tricked into opening a
    malformed PDF document.

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in
version 0.12.4-1.2+squeeze3.

For the stable (wheezy), testing (jessie), and unstable (sid)
distributions, these problems have been fixed in version 0.18.4-6.

We recommend that you upgrade your poppler packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

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